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Lifestyle Changes: From Two Cars to One

In the summer of 2018, Hiroshi Matsushita had a conversation that would eventually spark a change in his lifestyle. His daughter had recently purchased a new car with driver assistance…

Staff Reflection: 2019 Aging in America Conference

In mid-April, I had the opportunity to attend the American Society on Aging‘s (ASA) “Aging in America” Conference in New Orleans. ASA is one of the largest associations of aging…

The Challenges of Finding Affordable Housing in Retirement

The Kawashimas, who came to the United States from Japan many years ago, had lived in their apartment for decades. The couple had a good relationship with their landlord, spent…

Reflecting Back on Caregiver Conference

When I joined the Keiro team in the summer of 2017, I had a very narrow understanding of caregiving, both as a life-changing experience, and also as a crucial subgroup within our expansive Japanese American and Japanese speaking community.

Keiro Statement Regarding Kaji Lawsuit

KEIRO STATEMENT REGARDING Bruce T. Kaji and Frances M. Kaji 1982 Trust v. Keiro Services Many of you have heard that Jonathan Kaji has initiated a putative class action lawsuit…

Asking for Help: In-Home Care

One in three Japanese Americans is a caregiver, and 90% of all caregiving is provided by a family member, loved one, neighbor, or friend who is not a care provider…

caregiver and older adult smiling at each other

Innovative Tools to Support Caregivers

Angie Yeh from Alzheimer’s Los Angeles talks about innovative tools that can help caregivers. It’s important to utilize these tools to help manage caregiver stress and promote safety and wellbeing for both our loved ones and ourselves.

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Helping Senior Drivers Stay Safe

Like a well fit shoe made specifically for a particular sport or activity, there are products and techniques that can help older drivers with safer driving performance.

caregiver assisting older adult with laptop

Recent and Future Medical Advances and Innovations in Health, Well-being and Health Care Delivery

Dr. Yoshikawa explains many (but not all) of the new developments and advances in health and healthcare systems that are currently available or will be soon become part of our standard or benchmark of quality healthcare.

Iyashi Care Story: The Team that Listened to Me, My Mother, and Our Needs

Read about how David Ito enrolled his mother, who was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, in the Iyashi Care program. Thanks to the Iyashi Care team, they were able to prevent an ER visit.